technology

Experience Virtual Reality at This Event in Shinjuku This Summer 2017!

Nowadays, the trend of virtual reality (VR) devices and games are on the rise. Perhaps in the future, the popularity of VR games will take over the popularity of video games which only utilize controllers. In recent months, we have seen the boom of VR-related businesses, games, and movies in Japan. Virtual reality devices enable…

New Standardized Symbols Help Solve the Mystery of Japanese Toilets!

The 2020 Summer Olympics event is fast approaching in Japan, and a huge influx of foreigners is expected as the event draws near. Some major problems that visitors may face in visiting the country include the language barrier and cultural differences. Another factor is the use of toilets. Toilets in Japan are generally more elaborate…

A Drone and Robotics Course for High School Students? Only in Japan!

Courses such as the drone and robotics course are specialized fields involving a wide range of knowledge and expertise. They are seen as fairly important programs in the rapidly growing technology industry of Japan. In line with this, a private high school in Japan, Vantan, has recently announced that they will be offering a new…

Avoid Sweat Stains With This Handy Wearable Cooler From Japan!

Japan is probably one of the countries that will first come to mind when we talk about crazy inventions. The creativity of the Japanese stretches forth to the unimaginable existence of various items just to provide for a specific need that not many would think of. hellawella.com/ Summer in Japan might be almost over for…

Why Would the New Nintendo NX Use Old−Fashioned Cartridges?

Nintendo is in dire straits. The Wii U absolutely tanked and profits for the company are at an all time low. Nintendo’s future seems to hinge on the success of their new home console, the NX. Nintendo has a penchant for doing strange things with their consoles, with varying results. Rumors abound about this mysterious…

Find the Traditional Origami Patterns in Modern Technology!

Origami has been assimilated in the Oxford dictionary since time immemorial, and it has also become a global buzzword. It is defined as the Japanese art of folding papers into various shapes and sizes. However, the elegance of origami goes further that being a mere ornament for the Tanabata Festival. Today, many modern structural designs…

14 Things to Love about Japan that is Difficult for other Countries to Beat!

Perhaps you’re familiar with all of the points below, and some of you may even have similar experiences in your home country or have experienced it in other places all around the world. So what’s the difference? The answer is, Japan have turned these ideas into a whole new (and sometimes more extreme) level which…

Nissan Introduces Self-Parking Chairs for Neat Offices

When it is time to get home from work or leave the meeting room, employees may sometimes forget to push in the office chairs under their desks or just do not care about doing it. While pushing in the chairs so that the office looks neat does not have any added value to work production,…

Inupathy: Japan’s New Device to Help You Know How Your Dog Is Feeling!

Many dog owners are always curious about what their dogs are thinking about. Now, there is a product that has been developed to help you know how your dog is feeling! Inupathy is a mental visualizer for dogs based on heart rate monitoring and it claims to be the first of its kind in the…
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